MKS News February 2020

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Wed, April 1 - Tues, April 7 - VIP Early 2020-21 Enrollment for 2019-20 MKS Families only.

Thurs, April 9 - 2020-21 Enrollment opens to the public.

Fri, April 10-12, 14-16 - Easter Break

Mon, April 13 - Snow Make-Up Day

Sat, May 23 - Mon, May 25 - Memorial Day Break

Mon, June 8 - Last day of 2019-20 Classes.


Studio A - Sat 2/1, Mon 2/3, Tues 2/4, Wed 2/12 (snow make-up), Thur 2/6 and Fri 2/7

Studio B - Sat 2/8, Mon 2/10, Tues 2/11, Wed 2/12 and Fri 2/14

Studio C - Sat 2/15, Mon 2/17, Tues 2/18, Wed 2/19 and Thur 2/20

Remember to Visit our Webstore!

The webstore is open the start thru the end of EVERY month,

with delivery during the middle of the following month.

Click here to check it out -

Kingdom Dancers Promo 2020

Kingdom Dancers 2020-21 Enrollment

Enrollment is ONLY open now - Feb 15, 2020 for MKS Dancers ages 6-Teen.

Call 636-978-3321, email, or visit the Front Desk to enroll!

What it's all about . . .

  • We use our gifts and talents to minister to our community - nursing homes, churches & other events through Dance & Drama.
  • We will be highlighting Moses' life & how God helped him speak this coming year!
  • Participants gain ministry and performance experience while being a huge blessing to all the people they dance for. We are blessed in return!
  • Check out the fantastic VIDEO ABOVE made by Kingdom Dancer, Alina Kohout, to learn more & see the dancers in action!

Requirements & Cost . . .

  • Participants ages 6 - Teen must be enrolled in at least one 2020-21 School Year class at MKS prior to the start of the 2020 Summer Session. 2020-21 Enrollment opens 4/1/2020.
  • The cost is $15/month, Sept-May, and covers the cost of KD Kamp, music, costumes, equipment & other ministry needs. The first month amount is due at the time of enrollment.
  • $15 + tax for a KD T-Shirt that you keep!

Calendar . . .

  • Jan 3-Feb 15 - KD Enrollment open for the 2020-21 Ministry Season
  • 6 Rehearsals of Kingdom Kamp during our 5-Week Summer Session & Thurs 8/27 - Group Routines are learned, and all participants must attend 4 of 6 rehearsals to continue with the ministry. Tues 6/30 - Thurs 7/30 & Thurs 8/27. Rehearsals will be held on Tues, Wed or Thurs evenings. Specific rehearsal days/times will be available 3/1 on the Summer Schedule.
  • Aug/Sept - KD Finale is learned - Saturdays at the start of the School Year (off Labor Day wknd)
  • Oct-Nov - Rehearsal on the 1st Saturday of the month & Ministry Event the 2nd or 3rd Saturdays
  • Dec-March - Ministry Events on the 1st and 2nd or 3rd Saturdays, plus a year-end party!
  • 2nd Weekend in June - Kingdom Dancers will also be showcased in all Dance Concerts!
  • TBD - Optional additional events offered throughout the school year for ministry participants.

Joy In Haiti Fundraiser with Matilda Jane at MKS!

Come join us February 21-27, 4-7pm, and Feb 29, 9am-12pm, at MKS to see Matilda Jane Clothing's new Spring releases! All proceeds will benefit Joy In Haiti!

Matilda Jane Clothing has one overriding goal – to bring happiness into the lives of their customers. Their girls, tween, and adult lines are designed to bring a smile to your face every time you look in your closet or step out your door. Matilda Jane Clothing's whimsical approach to texture, pattern, and color results in designs that are youthful, playful, and expressive. Their clothes are made with the MJC girl in mind – she’s smart, fun, stylish, and always 100% true to herself!

Matilda Jane Clothing has values that are in line with our vision - to help promote modesty while being in style and fun! We are thankful for this opportunity to bless Joy In Haiti! Please stop by our lobby the last full week and February and see what's in store!


Brrrr… it’s COLD out there! Winter has well and truly set in and we are more at risk of injury than we were in summer. Dance Informa consulted leading dance physio Lisa Howell, of Perfect Form Physiotherapy, to find out the best ways to stay healthy and strong during the cold months.

What is the best way to warm up for class?

This really depends on what type of class you are doing. Your warm-up should always be class-specific and take into account what state your body is in on that particular day. If you have just been sitting in school classes for the last couple of hours, you’ll need to do a lot more mobilizing exercises in your warm up than you would if you have just come straight from another dance class, or walked half an hour to the studio.

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